Adult with hump
An adult of Amphilophus citrinellus at the Shedd aquarium Chicago, Jul-2006.Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (20-Jul-2006). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Cichlidae

Sub-family
Cichlinae

Tribe
Therapsini

Genus
Amphilophus

Group
Citrinellus

Status
valid


Curator

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Last updated on:
30-Jan-2009

Amphilophus citrinellus (Günther, 1864)


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Original description as Heros citrinellus:

ZooBank:9DC9350D-12F3-4E33-9712-2080915675C8.

  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1864. "Report of a collection of fishes made by Messrs. Dow, Godman, and Salvin in Guatemala". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1864, pp. 144-154 (crc00137)

Synonyms (2):

Conservation: Amphilophus citrinellus is evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species as (LC) least concern (2019).